July 19, 2010

Landscape II Round Robin

This Round Robin was started in 2009 and finished in early 2010.  The talented ladies who participated in this round robin explored many techniques and used lots of creativity as they stitched these beauties!  The participants were Lyn G from the United States;  Cobi W from The Netherlands;  Karrin H from the United States;  Simona T. from Italy; and Debbie H. from the United States.


SIMONA’S BLOCK

Simona’s Naked Block

Debbie H. was the first stitcher and added this sun

Debbie’s lovely seamwork

Simona’s block after Debbie

Karrin added this tree

Simona’s block after Debbie and Karrin

Lyn added flowers

Here’s the block after Lyn’s work

Leslie E. did some angel (substitute) work for Cobi. 
Here is Simona’s finished block.




DEBBIE’S BLOCK


Debbie’s Naked Block


Karrin’s tree


Debbie’s block after Karrin’s work


Lyn added cacti 


Debbie’s block after Karrin and Lyn


Cobi did some seam stitching for texture


This lovely aloe plant was also stitched by Cobi
Sorry, we did not have a picture of this finished block.




KARRIN’S BLOCK


Karrin’s beginning tea cozy front


Beginning tea cozy back


Lyn added a tree on the back


Lyn also added trees on the front side


Cobi stitched hollyhocks


The arbor flowers were also added by Cobi


Cobi then added a rose vine around a tree


Cobi’s additions


Simona’s flowers 

Simona also stitched a girl sitting on a bench


This is the front after Simona’s additions


Debbie added flowers to the back


Karrin’s finished tea cozy back

LYN’S BLOCK

Lyn’s Naked Block

Cobi added some whimsical stitching

More work by Cobi

Block after Cobi


Next up was Simona, who added this lovely garden and wall

Close-up of Simona’s Mr. Tree

Debbie H. added interest along the river

This wonderful bridge is also by Debbie

Karrin stitched this gnarled tree!

Mushroom by Karrin

Lyn’s completed block.  



COBI’S NAKED BLOCK

Cobi’s Naked Block


Work by Simona


More lovely work by Simona


Debbie added the tree.


The beautiful cottage stitching was also done by Debbie.


Karrin added more floral embellishment


Lyn added her stitching, and this is the finished block.

3 comments:

Murgelchen94..... Be yourself...an original is always more valuable than a copy. said...

All blocks are only wonderful and a great inspiration.
LG,
Helga

DeeDee said...

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Bliss said...

These blocks are ALL gorgeous! Tough to pick a favorite addition, but the hollyhocks are beautiful -- and my favorite flower! Would love details on how they were done.